Zakat

Actualización del Nisab del Zakat para 2022

El nisab, o cantidad mínima a partir de la cual se debe pagar el Zakat, es el equivalente a 20 dinares de oro (85 gramos de oro) o 200 dirhams de plata (595 gramos de plata), que en la moneda local equivaldría a 4.646€ en oro y 410€ en plata, a 25/01/2022. De mantenerse esta cantidad minima durante un año sin …

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Report of ´Zakat Seville´ 2021

By the grace and generosity of Allah, we are honored and overwhelmed by the responsibility and trust that is being bestowed upon us to distribute an increasing amount of Zakat year after year. The ´Zakat Sevilla´ initiative, started in 2019 with the intention of establishing the third pillar of Islam, it has been running for three years now and has …

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Informe de ´Zakat Sevilla´ 2020

La iniciativa de ´Zakat Sevilla´ iniciada en 2019, con la intención de establecer el tercer pilar del Islam, cumple ya dos años y ha incrementado su capacidad de distribución exponencialmente en el año 2020, alhamdulillah. El Zakat recolectado no podia haber llegado en mejor momento teniendo en cuenta la difícil situación por la que está pasando tantísima gente y a …

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Pay Zakat

What kind of wealth does Zakat pay? The wealth on which Zakat is to be paid is: Personal wealth and assets (if they exceed the Nisab and are not for personal use, such as a house or jewelry); liquid assets or of which a profit is expected; agricultural products; won; treasures, mines, etc. In addition, there are three main conditions …

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Receive Zakat

Who can receive Zakat? The stipulated categories that Zakat can receive in the Qur’an are 8: (1) the needy, (2) the poor, (3) who work to collect and distribute it, (4) those whose hearts are tamed (close to Islam), (5) to rescue slaves, (6) for those overwhelmed by debts, (7) for those who strive in the cause of Allah, (8) …

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Zakat FAQ

How do I know if I have to pay zakat? The nisab, or minimum amount, is the equivalent of 85 grams of gold (20 gold dinars) or 595 grams of silver (200 silver dirhams) in the local currency (this would amount to 4347€ in gold and 401€ in silver, to 17/01/2022). This minimum wealth must have been in possession for …

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Zakat Seville

Zakat is the third pillar of Islam and an obligation, as well as prayer or fasting in Ramadan, for every Muslim who meets the requirements for it. In addition, Zakat is a right of those who receive it over the wealth of those who have to pay it. It is also a way of putting wealth in circulation in society …

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